|Struggling Upward - Alger, Horatio|
One of Horatio ALger's book series. There are many other books in this set that was obtained by a dumpster diving expedition.
Keywords: Children's literature; Horatio Alger; Boy's books
|The Young Outlaw; or Adrift in the Streets - Horatio Alger Jr.|
Cleaned and repaired copy of theyoungoutlae00algerich_djvu.txt currently in archives. The original is missing the text of page 30 of the original scans; this version has that text replaced.
Keywords: Horatio Alger; Young Outlaw; Tattered Tom series
|Corrections for imperfections in - Horatio Alger, Jr.|
Correction materials for the Archive's copy of "The Tin Box and What it Contained" by Horatio Alger, Jr. The .zip file contains two .jpg images of the mutilated pages (61 and 62), a .pdf of the same images, and a revised copy of the text file "tinboxwhatitcont00alge_djvu.txt" with the missing text replaced and certain other scannos corrected.
Keywords: The Tin Box and What it Contained; Horatio Alger; Alger
|Fame and Fortune - Horatio Alger, Jr.|
LibriVox recording of Fame and Fortune by Horatio Alger, Jr. Read by Alys AtteWater and Barry Eads. Richard Hunter, in this sequel to Ragged Dick, continues his way in the world through hard work and excellent morals. He, along with his friend Henry, continue their positive outlook as they try to advance their lives. But Dick soon finds envy and jealousy leads others to work against him. How will Dick react as he tries to strive forward while others conspire to hold him down? (Written by Barry E...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; Horatio Alger; Ragged Dick; morality; fiction
Downloads: 14,126 (2 reviews)
|A Cousin's Conspiracy - Horatio Alger, Jr.|
LibriVox recording of A Cousin's Conspiracy, by Horatio Alger, Jr. Read by Abigail Rasmussen. Ernest Ray is a young boy who sets out to reclaim the inheritance that was unjustly with held from his father and given to a cousin. (Introduction by Abigail Rasmussen) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; young adult; children; horatio alger; cousin's conspiracy
Downloads: 6,192 (2 reviews)
|Horatio Alger is Dead (lecture) - Heather Boushey|
One of our most cherished national beliefs is that the United States offers tremendous opportunities for economic mobility, that even the poorest citizens or the most recent immigrants have a chance to make it rich or, at least, acquire their own piece of the "American dream." In fact, economic mobility in the United States has never been that great. International comparisons of economic mobility, for example, consistently demonstrate that European economies offer their poor far better chances o...
Keywords: economics; economic policy; Horatio Alger; economic mobility; class mobility; Heather Boushey; CEPR
Downloads: 152 (1 review)
|Horatio Alger is Dead (Q&A) - Heather Boushey|
One of our most cherished national beliefs is that the United States offers tremendous opportunities for economic mobility, that even the poorest citizens or the most recent immigrants have a chance to make it rich or, at least, acquire their own piece of the "American dream." In fact, economic mobility in the United States has never been that great. This session explores the realities of class mobility in America today.
Keywords: economics; economic policy; Horatio Alger; economic mobility; Heather Boushey; class mobility; CEPR